Over a period of 10 weeks, English Language Fellow Mathilde Verillaud led students in conversation clubs aimed at developing oral fluency in English through communicative activities.
English Language Fellows support U.S. Department of State public diplomacy initiatives to increase mutual understanding between the United States and other countries. They share expertise in American English and culture with local teachers and students while participating in and discovering the culture and customs of their host country. Browse Fellow project descriptions for the upcoming academic year or read stories from Fellows in the field to learn more about the experience.
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First Annual RELO Workshop and National Convention of English Language Teachers’ Association of Guinea-Bissau
The English Language Teachers’ Association of Guinea Bissau (ELTA) held their first annual Regional English Language Office (RELO) Workshop and National Convention.
Over 40 teachers from around Minsk, Belarus, gathered at the U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section to learn about one of the U.S. Department of State’s most popular set of language learning activities: Activate.